The Meaning of Varadkar: Beneath the Liberal Mask

Much was made of Leo Varadkar’s youth and commitment to innovation and modernity during the blueshirt leadership elections.

The Meaning of Varadkar: Beneath the Liberal Mask

Leo Varadkar with Canadian PM, Justin Trudeau on Toronto Pride By Sean Egan Leo’s campaign team made a whistle stop tour of Dublin’s hipster coffee shop circuit. The type of places where an avocado based breakfast and a cup of coffee will set you back at least twenty quid. Leo spoke about the marathons he […]

Portlaoise Hospital Crisis caused by Austerity

The crisis at the Midlands Regional hospital in Portlaoise is a warning for all local hospital services in Ireland. A series of baby deaths there since 2008 were investigated locally by the HSE without properly informing parents and failing to follow up on the important safety lessons in each case, distressing parents and leading them to believe their child’s death was not being taken seriously.

Portlaoise Hospital Crisis caused by Austerity

The crisis at the Midlands Regional hospital in Portlaoise is a warning for all local hospital services in Ireland. A series of baby deaths there since 2008 were investigated locally by the HSE without properly informing parents and failing to follow up on the important safety lessons in each case, distressing parents and leading them […]